Malaysia

Malaysia - Floods (MET Malaysia, AHA Centre, Floodlist) (ECHO Daily Flash of 13 January 2021)

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  • Widespread floods triggered by heavy rainfall have affected most of Sabah State (Borneo's East Malaysia) on 11 January, resulting in casualties.
  • According to the ASEAN Coordinating Centre for Humanitarian Assistance on disaster management (AHA Centre), more than 1 700 people have displaced and relocated in eight evacuation centres.
  • For the next 24 hours, moderate to heavy rain with thunderstorms are forecast over Borneo's East Malaysia and moderate rain is expected across most parts of Peninsular Malaysia.